Photo of the 3rd hull (left) taken on May 19th at Shanghai Hudong Shipyard together with the pre-launched 1st hull (right)
Photos taken today at Guangzhou HuangPu with silhouette of the fourth hull showing.
According to folks from Hudong Shipyard in Shanghai, the lead boat of the 056 Class Corvette will be launched "within days". Given Hudong's track record, this should come as no surprise.
Second boat from Guangzhou HuangPu shipyard is not far behind
Tuesday, January 03, 2012
Could this be the first photos of Type 056 light corvette under construction?
MSA 74 to the left, Type 054A number 15 (17th overall) at the right, Type056 in the middle?
Guangzhou's Huangpu Shipyard
Photos taken from Shanghai